from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A blow delivered in return.
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- n. A blow delivered in return of a previous blow by somebody else, such as an opponent in a boxing match.
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- n. a return blow; a retaliatory blow
counter- + blow (Wiktionary)